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May 19,2018 - December 31,2018

Big Mart Sales Prediction Using R

This course is aimed for people getting started into Data Science and Machine Learning. As a real life practical problem, you will be solving the Big Mart Sales Prediction problem. By the end of this course, you will acquire the skills to approach and solve any data problem.

About This Course

Sales prediction is a very common real-life problem that each company faces at least once in its lifetime. If done correctly, it can have a significant impact on the success and performance of that company.


In this course you will be working on the Big Mart Sales Prediction Challenge.


The course will equip you with the skills and techniques required to solve regression problems in R. You will be provided with sufficient theory and practice material to hone your predictive modeling skills.


This course assumes that you have familiarity with R.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who should take this course?

This course is meant for people looking to learn solving regression problems using R.


Do I need to install any software before starting the course?

You will need to download and install R and RStudio.


What is the refund policy?

The course is free of charge.


Do I need to take the modules in a specific order?

We would highly recommend taking the course in the order in which it has been designed to gain the maximum knowledge from it.


Do I get a certificate upon completion of the course?

This is a free course and therefore there is no certificate involved.


What is the fee for this course?

The course is free of charge.


How long will I have access to this course?

You will have access to the course for a duration of 6 months.


Is there any placement support?

This is an introductory course and this does not include any placement support. Once you have worked on a few data science projects and hackathons, you can always apply to jobs on Analytics Vidhya portal.


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  • Introduction
  • Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA)
  • Data Preparation
  • Modeling
10 Reviews

3 days 9 hours ago


Good problem to practice on regression problem - nicely laid out explaination

4 days 15 hours ago


4 days 20 hours ago


Its good Course to start data science career.

25 days 18 hours ago


27 days 19 hours ago


Nice article/course... Simple yet detailed info on the approach



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